Press & Media

Message from the Executive Director

BROWNSVILLE, Texas - As we close the year 2017, we would like to thank all community leaders, stakeholders, and residents for all the work invested in Brownsville, Texas. Your type b economic development corporation, BCIC, will continue to exceed expectations for the upcoming new year. Read More…

Inside News Update: "Your Type B EDC"

BROWNSVILLE, Texas - The Brownsville Community Improvement Corporation (BCIC) continues to develop into a leading economic development organization for the region. Recently, the city commission of Brownsville, Texas appointed two new board members to serve in the Board of Directors for BCIC. Read More…

Salinas: Lack of power has cost RGV steel-related projects

AUSTIN, Texas – The Rio Grande Valley has lost out on major steel-related projects over the years because it does not have enough electrical power, Gilberto Salinas told the Texas House Select Committee on Economic Competitiveness.

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Brownsville approves funds for hiring city manager

BROWNSVILLE, Texas - The Brownsville City Commission is looking to hire an executive headhunter firm for the recruitment of a city manager by next week, according to Commissioner At-Large “B” Rose Gowen.

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BCIC accepting grant applications in hopes of turning Brownsville into destination city

BROWNSVILLE, Texas - The Brownsville Community Improvement Corporation has opened its doors to accept applications for capital, community and promotional event projects to turn Brownsville into destination city.

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